Search for content, post, videos

 

 

Richard Balzer’s Looping Animation at Bridgeman Footage

Bridgeman Richard Balzer

Dancing Couple ©Richard Balzer/Bridgeman Footage

Bridgeman Images have a new collection of  looping animations from Richard Balzer. The animated 19th century phenakistoscopes, thaumatropes and zoetropes, are available as gifs and video files exclusively from Bridgeman Footage. Richard Balzer, a devoted collector of early motion picture imagery and ephemera, started his collection more than 30 years ago after he bought his first magic lantern during a trip to England.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *